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CDMA Development Group
CDG Commends Nokia and Sanyo Venture to Develop CDMA Handsets
COSTA MESA, Calif., March 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) today announced that the organization commends the recent announcement of a new company to be formed by Nokia and SANYO, specifically focused on making mobile phones based on the CDMA2000 standard. The deal marks CDMA's continued proliferation and stronghold in the global telecommunications industry.
Emulex Joins the VMware Community Source Program to Help Drive Standardization of SAN Connectivity for Server Virtualization Environments
COSTA MESA, Calif., March 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the most trusted name in storage networking connectivity, today announced that Emulex has formalized participation in the VMware Community Source program, an innovative collaborative development effort that provides open technology access to the source code and APIs for VMware ESX Server. The program combines the best elements of open source and enterprise development allowing partners to boost the level of functionality and slash the time to market of virtualization solutions for their customers. Emulex will help drive standardization of SAN connectivity solutions for server virtualization environments.
Viropro Inc. Completes a $1,310,000 U.S. Debenture Financing
MONTREAL, March 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dr Jean-Marc Dupuy, Chief Executive Officer of Viropro Inc., "Viropro" or "the company" (OTCBB:VPRO) is pleased to announce that Viropro has concluded a convertible debenture financing agreement for $1,310,000 U.S. drawn up in accordance with the terms and conditions of the agreement signed on February 2, 2006 between Viropro Inc. and Securcap Corporation. This financing will consolidate the company's financial position for the next 18 months while reinforcing Viropro's business development strategy and current negotiations with international partners.
Flint Telecom Group, Inc.
Semotus Solutions Expands International Customer Base
LOS GATOS, Calif., March 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Semotus Solutions (AMEX:DLK), an innovative leader of software solutions for enterprise mobility, today announced that in collaboration with its Australian authorized reseller, TUSC Computer Systems Pty, Ltd., the Company has won several new deals with clients that include Gold Coast City Council, Simplot Foods, UniSuper and HP Australia as new customers for its proprietary OpenLinkXS software solutions.
ALCO Stores, Inc.
Duckwall-ALCO Stores Reports February Sales Increase of 9.9 Percent
ABILENE, Kan., March 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Duckwall-ALCO Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:DUCK) today announced that its sales from continuing operations for the four weeks ended February 26, 2006 (fiscal month of February) increased approximately 9.9% to $32.5 million, compared with $29.6 million in the prior-year month, and same-store sales increased 5.2%.